1200 Healthcare Workers Told They Would Lose Their Jobs; Judy Questions Minister

Last week, in one of the biggest layoffs of mainly women workers in BC history, 1200 healthcare workers were told they would lose their jobs.

This is part of the continuing fallout from the BC Liberal’s infamous Bill 29 which unleashed a wave of contracting out and contract flipping in BC healthcare – at great cost to continuity of care for seniors, continuity of service, and decent family-supporting jobs.